Senior Living Universal Worker - PT

The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society Published: May 14, 2019
Rapid City, SD
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Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

Show YOU care, join us today!

Senior Living Universal Worker - PT

Location: 7790 - GSS St Martin Village

4825 Jericho Way
Rapid City, South Dakota, 57702
United States

Are you ready to change lives, maybe even your own? Good Samaritan Society-St. Martin Village, located in the Hidden Valley on the West side of Rapid City, is seeking
enthusiastic individuals for the position of Universal Worker. We are currently offering $200.00 sign on bonus which will be paid out at 3 months and 6 months. In addition your typical housekeeping responsibilities you will also be responsible for assisting our Residents during the mid-day meal. This can be a physically demanding job, requiring frequent bending, pushing, pulling, and walking. Shift is 8:00 am to 4:30 pm and includes every other weekend and holiday. No experience needed.

Employment Type: Part-Time

Hourly: 10.65 - 11.47

Shift: Day

Job Summary

As a Senior Living Universal Worker at the Good Samaritan Society, you thrive in a role that requires you to wear many hats. You're flexible and organized, and you understand the importance of building strong workplace relationships.

What's in it for you: You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and prayer before meetings (if you choose to participate). And you'll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team. Just ask our employees - it's what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement.

You're a good fit if: You have a good work ethic, can quickly change tasks based on staff needs and are a great communicator.

What you'll do: There is no typical day in this role, and for those who excel at it, that's what makes it a good fit. You will help residents have a clean, orderly and safe experience at all times. You'll help with daily personal care needs of senior residents of all capabilities. You'll help maintain clean living and community spaces, and uphold resident privacy. You will escort residents to meals, aid with snacks and help meet dietary needs. You'll assist in engaging residents in healthy and entertaining events. You may be called upon to document processes, and you'll follow all necessary federal guidelines. Some days residents just want a listening ear, and you'll be that, too.

You're qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications outlined below.

Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Are you ready to join our team?


A high school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job.

Basic ability to communicate and comprehend.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying employees. The variety of benefits include: health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit:

Good Samaritan Society St. Martin Village is a Senior Living community that includes Twin Homes, Apartment Homes with services, Assisted Living Apartments, and a 30-bed Skilled Nursing where Residents enjoy numerous amenities and opportunities to socialize while living a comfortable, maintenance free lifestyle. St. Martin Village is located in the beautiful Hidden Valley on the Northwest side of Rapid City just off of Sturgis Road.

As the nation's largest not-for-profit provider of senior care and services, we are able to offer our staff members an attractive comprehensive major medical health plan at competitive rates. Full-time employees are eligible the first of the month following 60 days of employment.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit:


All qualified applicants will recieve consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected status.

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